|Published: 7:10 AM, 01/21/2014
||Last updated: 7:11 AM, 01/21/2014
Author: Nelson Morais
Source: The Newport Plain Talk
NEWPORT-Jeff Olson, 52, president of Cash Express, in Newport, stated on Friday, Jan. 17 that a manger and assistant manager made fraudulent loans on people accounts for at least $5,204, Newport Police Department Patrolman Mike Robey reported.Olson
said he was still working to find the complete totals of the fraudulent loans.The
two offenders allegedly said they drew up the loans after a letter from the corporate office stated if they did not "bring their numbers up" that they would be fired, Robey stated in his report. Both managers cooperated with the police and gave officers a list of some of the people they remember making loans for, according to the report.
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